Summer Craft for Kids: No-Sew Recycled Felt Owl

By Becky Striepe

I love some outdoor summer fun, but sometimes you need a little indoor project to beat the heat. This cute little no-sew felt owl is a perfect way to take a break from the summer swelter.

Ready to get crafting? Here we go!

Summer Craft for Kids: No-Sew Owl

You’ll need:

  • At least

3 Tips for Choosing and Installing Energy-Efficient Doors

By Rose H.

Selecting and installing an energy efficient door can help you reduce your electric bill, as well as keep your rooms at a more comfortable temperature without having to turn on the AC or the heater.

Some door improvements cost a lot of money. For example, if you decided to completely re

We’re Moving!

By Rose H. We have a special announcement for our readers this week….

For some time, we’ve been considering separating the topics that this blog covers, and starting a new blog specifically related to green and sustainable living, and we’re proud to announce that it’s finally LIVE!

This new site

How to Refinish a Clock with a Coloring Page

By Julie Finn

If you can get a clock with a dragon on it, always choose the dragon clock. Dragons are awesome.

But if you can’t get a clock with a dragon on it–if ALL the clocks at the thrift store are boring and beige and dragon-free–then just choose one of the boring clocks, take it home, a